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DNA evidence lands burglary suspect in jail 3 years later

A man suspected of committing burglary over three years ago has been arrested thanks in part to DNA evidence.

Hall of Fame running back Emmitt Smith speaks at the Duck Commander I-Bowl kickoff luncheon

It was a sold-out room full of I-bowl supporters at the Shreveport Convention Center on Wednesday afternoon as guest speaker Emmitt Smith and FOX news sportscaster Tim Brando reflected over Smith's football career from high school to the pr

I Love the Ark-La-Tex: Shark Week at Sci-Port

Louisiana may be known for alligators, but I can confirm that it has a significant shark population too. Well, at least at Sci-Port during Shark Week.

LSP searching the woods for wanted man

Louisiana State Police are still searching the area for a man who led them on a chase this morning. It was just around 11 Wednesday morning that a helicopter and K-9 units started searching an area of the woods near Camp Minden.

Arkansas man allegedly attempted escape from Caddo Jail

An Arkansas man being booked into jail Monday was caught with a handcuff key. Caddo Police found Christopher Lynn Wright, 34, trying to pass through booking with a handcuff key hidden just inside his mouth near his left jaw.

Rambo coming to Shreveport

"Are you ready Shreveport?" That's the message Shreveport's Millennium Studios left for fans on its Facebook page with this picture.

The debacle continues into the Shreveport sanitation worker's issues within the public works department

It was a heated debate as city employees went before city leaders requesting they look into issues with working conditions within the public works department. 

Republican David Vitter hosts a leadership forum to discuss improving k-12 education

21 participants were in attendance to share their thoughts on the current state of education and what can be done to drastically improve the education system.

LA Film Prize finalists announced

It was a packed house for the announcement of the finalists for the Louisiana Film Prize at Robinson Film Center. This year, there were 105 submissions, up from last year's 87.

SPD investigating officer involved shooting

A Shreveport Police officer is on paid administrative leave after being involved in a shooting while he was on duty.